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Had a turd munch on a Honda hit me from behind, because he thought my manual left hand signal meant for him to pass me on a double yellow blind curve.
Ya know, just when ya think you have heard it all.

But, this is just another signal of the end of an era approaching fast. Things that one generation consider the bedrock of knowledge are only found on dusty pages of a history book for the following generation.

A couple of generations ago, Morse code was a foundation for communication. How many of us today can tap out Morse code on a cell phone?

But back to the turd munch. Forget all that, how's your bike?
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Never forget they are all out to kill you.
Intentionally or otherwise!

I combat this with the agility and acceleration advantages of a bike, but there are always situations where that doesn't work. Try to always keep an escape route in mind.

Expect the unexpected, and survive to ride again.
The current generation sits on a couch playing video games. We live in one and it's far more exciting. Kind of like "Asteroids" on steroids. Just keep winning.

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Thanks Wedge for reminding me I need to renew my HAM license.. All that talk about morse .. -.. Hell I never was good at it so I got a converter flashes the letters for me .. . . If you know someone who would want it I'll sell cheap

I haven't used it in 10 years and really haven't been on the radio enough to need renewing my license. I was just keeping the license because Civil-Defense paid for one of my vehicles to be tagged they quit doing that about 8 years ago.
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Ya know, just when ya think you have heard it all.

But, this is just another signal of the end of an era approaching fast. Things that one generation consider the bedrock of knowledge are only found on dusty pages of a history book for the following generation.

A couple of generations ago, Morse code was a foundation for communication. How many of us today can tap out Morse code on a cell phone?

But back to the turd munch. Forget all that, how's your bike?
That was several years ago. Bent the fender out of the tire, threw the broken right forward control peg into my saddlebag, rode the Dragon with my left foot on the forward controls and my right foot on the passenger peg. Insurance totaled it later, and I fixed the turn signal by getting another Sportster.
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Glad to see another amateur radio enthusiast .

My call sign is KJ4DEA I got a lot of crap from my fellow club members for the " DEA " part ...


"" Flame"" I can defiantly relate to riding with a wrecked bike.
Long ago when i was a teen, I rode my dads old 50 something Harley flat-head and had a mishap with a dog.
The bike fell over and broke the handle bars apart and bent front fender and running board. I spent a few minutes trying to stick the bars together and pull on the fender, then I rode it home trying to twist the throttle on the disconnected side of the bars, every time I'd try to twist the throttle a little and let out the clutch the front would shift and it would try fall over. I spent a long time getting going but once moving wasn't too bad just took some getting used to. Finally got home ( about 5 miles ) and had to tell my day I wrecked his bike.
The accident didn't hurt nearly as bad
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